Offers in region of£199,950
1 bed flat for sale Thomas Court, Marlborough Road, Cardiff, Glamorgan CF23
Points of interest
- Marlborough Primary0.1 miles
- Albany Primary School0.3 miles
- Cathays0.9 miles
- Cardiff Queen Street1 miles
These distances are calculated in a straight line. The actual route and distance may vary.
Features and description
- One bedroom second floor apartment
- Recently re-decorated & re-carpeted
- Remote controlled roller blind in living room
- This apartment includes integrated dishwasher
- Bedroom with fitted mirror wardrobes
- Excellent estate manager and staff manned 24/7
- Careline system for further peace-of mind
- Quality restaurant serving very affordable 3-course lunches
- Guest suite for family and friends
- Very close to extensive local amenities
This is a well presented one bedroom apartment on the second floor of this popular development which has recently been re-decorated and re-carpeted. The good-sized living room has an attractive focal point fireplace and has the added bonus of remote controlled roller blinds for ease of use. An excellent fitted kitchen enjoys a significant range of integrated appliances including the benefit of an integrated dishwasher. A well designed wet room features both a bath and a separate level access shower.
Thomas Court is in an excellent location, providing home owners with an easy, level walk to extensive amenities; The vibrancy of Wellfield Road is about a quarter of a mile away, with its excellent array of shops, bars and restaurants, Doctors, a Library, Roath Park and bus routes are all also within a similar distance.
The development was constructed in late summer of 2013 by multi-award winning McCarthy and Stone, and remains one of our most sought-after developments. This is a ‘Retirement Living Plus’ development providing a lifestyle living opportunity for the over 70’s and designed specifically for independent living with the peace-of-mind provided by the day-to-day support of our excellent staff and Estate Manager who will oversee the smooth running of the development. The property enjoys excellent communal facilities including a Homeowners lounge, restaurant with a fantastic, varied daily table-service lunch, laundry, scooter store and landscaped gardens. Homeowners also benefit from one hour of domestic assistance each week and there are extensive domestic and care packages available to suit individual needs and budgets. All apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call facility and sophisticated intercom system providing both a visual and verbal link to the main development entrance. There is also the excellent guest suite widely used by visiting family and friends for which a small charge of £25 per night applies.
It’s so easy to make new friends and to lead a busy and fulfilled life at Thomas Court; there are always plenty of regular activities to choose from including; a choir, art group, fitness classes, coffee mornings, games and quiz nights, themed events and occasional organised trips. Whilst there is something for everyone there is certainly no obligation to participate and home owners can ‘dip in and out’ of activities or quite naturally, remain as private as they wish.
A solid Oak-veneered entrance door with spy-hole opens from the communal corridor in to the apartment and includes an emergency pull cord system plus a store/airing cupboard with light, shelving, Gledhill boiler supplying domestic hot water and concealed Vent Axia system.
The double-glazed window has the added benefit of a remote controlled roller blind for ease of use and comfort. And there is a focal point fireplace with an inset electric fireplace . A feature glazed panelled double door leads to the kitchen
A double-glazed electronically operated window offers ease of use and a leafy outlook. Very well appointed with an excellent range of 'Maple' effect fitted units with contrasting laminate worktops and incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. Integrated appliances comprise; a four-ringed hob with stainless steel chimney extractor hood over, waist-level oven and concealed fridge and freezer. This particular apartment has the added benefit of an integrated dishwasher. Ceiling spot light fitting, extensively tiled walls and fully tiled floor.
A lovely well-proportioned double bedroom with a double-glazed window. Built-in deep double wardrobe with ample hanging space, shelving and mirror fronted sliding doors. Ceiling light fitting.
Modern white suite comprising; close-coupled WC, vanity wash-basin with cupboard under and fitted mirror, strip light and shaver point over, panelled bath and a separate walk-in level access shower. Heated towel rail, emergency pull cord, ceiling spot light. Fully tiled walls and wet room flooring.
There are beautiful landscaped gardens. Car parking is available with a yearly permit / charge . In addition to the excellent underfloor heating there is an economic ‘Vent Axia’ heat recovery (heat exchange) system utilising the hot air generated within the property and recirculating this back into the principle rooms.
• Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system
• Upkeep of gardens and grounds
• Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
• Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
• Buildings insurance
The service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV, but does include the cost of your Estates Manager, your water rates, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or Estates Manager.
Lease 125 Years from 2013
Ground Rent £435
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